ERIC Number: ED248861
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1983
Reference Count: 0
TLC for Growing Minds. APPLE II Programming Manual, Volume 5.
Designed to improve students' thinking, learning, and creative skills while they learn to program a microcomputer in BASIC programing language, this instructional manual for advanced learners provides a brief section of information for each new topic together with a sample program to enter, run on the computer, and observe; a suggested change to clarify the principle being taught, and a challenge requiring use of the new principles. Each chapter includes a review. The following commands are taught in this volume: GET N$, ASC(N$), LEFT$(X$,N), RIGHT$(X$,N), MID$(X$,J,N), LEN(N$), VAL(X$), STR$(X), ONERR GOTO, PEEK(X), and POKE X,Z. A reference chart displays commands and their functions. Separate color coded project books for junior high and high school/adult students are available for this manual. (Author/LMM)
Descriptors: Adult Education, Computer Science Education, Computer Software, Elementary Secondary Education, Input Output Devices, Instructional Materials, Learning Activities, Microcomputers, Problem Solving, Programing, Programing Languages
Creative Learning Association, Inc., RR#4, Box 330, Charleston, IL 61920 ($9.95 per copy; quantity discounts available).
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Learner
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Identifiers: Apple II; BASIC Programing Language
Note: For related documents, see IR 011 306-311, IR 011 314-316, and IR 011 318-319. This manual is also available for TRS-80, IBM PC, Commodore 64, PET, ATARI, TI-99/4A, and VIC-20.